Tag Archives: Firebird

Here Are Ten Cars That Deserved ‘Screaming Chicken’ Firebird-Style Hood Decals

I’ve always felt one of the most unsung contributions to motoring was the introduction of the full-hood identifying graphic, first seen on the Pontiac Firebird starting in 1970. While many people may find these Screaming Chickens cheesy or campy, I’m certain more cars would benefit from similar treatments. Here, let me show you.

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Terrifyingly Comprehensive Car Thieves Forge Docs, Then Take Firebird

Ever since the Great Beetle Recovery , we’ve been getting requests to run stories to help find stolen cars, and we try to, as much as we can. But this one about a lovely, stolen 1968 Firebird is different. Not just because of the striking car involved, but because of how the car wasn’t just physically stolen — it was stolen on paper before the car was even touched.

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Your Ridiculously Awesome Pontiac Firebird Wallpaper Is Here

Your Ridiculously Awesome Pontiac Firebird Wallpaper Is Here

Some may call it sacrilege, but I actually found the Pontiac Firebird to be the prettier, albeit more overlooked sister of the Chevrolet Camaro. Especially in the second generation, when you could get that silly and wonderful flaming chicken on the hood. But now you can have the tailpipes right on your computer.

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